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Feb 13
82

Given Carrey’s response and it being explicitly clear he was not being sexual in any way, I think it’s only right for Jezebel to take down the headline to this article.  

Feb 13
89

Holy shit. I actually agree with a publicist. This is turning into a very weird day. 

Jan 29
14

I literally never said the word “attack” so I have no idea to what you’re referring.  

Jan 29
14

I’m sorry that’s the only thing you gleaned from the multiple responses I framed. Cheers!

Jan 29
28

You saying this proves the other persons point perfectly. You are completely ignoring the persons point and acting like a child by calling the word savage their “baby”. Not surprising considering you don’t seem like the type of person that wants to have actual an actual discourse.  Be better.  

Jan 29
17

That’s not it at all - genuinely. My point is that I think we need to be really careful about how we broach these conversations and more importantly call people out when their intentions are malicious. I don’t think that’s the case here (neither does Paul).

The weight of the conversation gets diluted if the perception Read more

Jan 29
26

Oh no - not at all. I absolutely care, but believe that the intent (when using the word) matters more than anything and I don’t believe the intent here is malicious (Paul doesn’t seem to think so either).

I think a better opportunity to have this conversation is when the intent is overtly malicious.  I have no qualms Read more

Jan 29
108

My dad dealt with a lot of racism growing up and while I’ve had an easier time of it, I’ve got my share of problems too. I just get tired of my people getting treated like fragile porcelain by white dudes who want to feel woke. The word savage isn’t gonna hurt us. Institutionalized racism hurts us. Police hurt us. Read more

Jan 29
70

What an incredibly disingenuous take on what I was saying and how incredibly naive to think a words meaning and context can’t change over time or isn’t inherently tied to how the person is using it in their language. Read more

Jan 29
68

If Kotaku wasn’t the only games site that got through the filter on my work computer I’d never come here again.

Jan 29
124

Keeping up with the “you can’t use that word” anymore treadmill is definitely exhausting. 

Jan 29
260

Man, I certainly appreciate that there are other perspectives out there than my own, but as someone who likes to think they’re incredibly sympathetic (empathetic when I can be), shit like this drives me absolutely nuts. Read more